Elder Law, Family Law, Estate Planning, Probate, and Trust Administration.
Education and Licensure
Ms. Laura Jackson received her B.S. in Political Science and Sociology from the University of Wyoming in 2000 and her J.D. with honors from the University of Wyoming College of Law in 2003. Ms. Jackson is licensed to practice law in Wyoming.
Prior to opening Jackson & Ojeda, LLC, Ms. Jackson practiced at Long Reimer Winegar Beppler LLP and clerked for the First Judicial District Court Judges in Cheyenne, Wyoming, including the Honorable James E. Burke, the Honorable Nicholas G. Kalokathis, and the Honorable Edward L. Grant. Ms. Jackson opened Jackson Law Firm, LLC in 2012 and joined with her partner, Monique Ojeda, in 2013, forming Jackson & Ojeda, LLC. Ms. Jackson primarily practices in the areas of elder law, family law, and estate planning and administration.
Memberships and Associations:
Ms. Jackson is a member of the National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys (NAELA), Wyoming Bar Association, and Laramie County Bar Association.
Community Service. Ms. Jackson regularly acts as a community guest lecturer to educate the community regarding elder law issues. Additionally, Ms. Jackson provides legal services through Wyoming Legal Aid on a consistent basis to aid those who are underprivileged and to educate Legal Aid attorneys regarding estate planning and elder law matters.
Ms. Jackson is married to her wonderful husband, Stephen Cotton, and the two of them raise three amazing daughters and one spoiled puppy together. When not working, Ms. Jackson enjoys hiking, camping, poker, and spending time with her family and friends.
Ms. Jackson’s published “Commercial Speech: The Constitution-It’s What’s for Dinner.” United States v. United Foods, Inc., 121 S. Ct. 2334 (2001)” in the Wyoming Law Review, 2 Wyo. L. Rev. 617.